SK8 (Skate) Fest: All is Set for Ghana’s Street Skating Festival in Takoradi

The feeling in the Western Regions capital, Sekondi-Takoradi is getting hotter by the day as skaters, artists, painters and models prepare towards upcoming Ghana’s official Street Skating Festival in Takoradi on Saturday, 24, March 2018.

SkateFest, which has come to stay as Ghana’s official street skating festival brings together skaters from all over the county and even neighboring Ivory Coast to compete for the ultimate trophy as the best skater in the country.

For three solid years in a row, organizers of this festival targeted at the youth; Power Haus Promotions has unearthed numerous natural talents and helped polished others in many fields through SkateFest. As a total entertainment festival, SkateFest has always treated patrons to the amazing display of skating skills with wonderful side attractions.

This year, the organizer’s of the festival, Power Haus promotions hints there will be performances from Graffiti Artists, Sculptures, Street models, Body artists, Magicians, Stunt motorbikers, and music just to spice up the day. Marking the 3rd edition, SkateFest 2018 promises to be bigger and better and will feature fifty-five (55) skaters from Accra, Kumasi, Takoradi, Tarkwa, Bibiani and Cape Coast. Endowed as the biggest event in Takoradi on Saturday 24th March 2018, all roads lead to the entrance of Takoradi Technical University (TTU) for the much-awaited skating competition.

Dr. Kweku Afriyie who is the Western Regional Minister, Kwabena Okyere-Darko Mensah, the MP for the Takoradi Constituency, Anthony K. K. Sam, the mayor of STMA, as well as the Rev. Prof. John Eshun who is the pro-vice chancellor of TTU, will be gracing the occasion with their mentorship skill.

With massive support from Venus Mosquito coil and Spray, Miksi, Abigi Pharma and Decathlon participating teams will duly be awarded.

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